Patients and staff at UW Medical Center participated in the international trial, which has ended. Preliminary findings were published Friday.
Scent molecules can mask other scents, not by overpowering them, but by changing the way cells respond to them
The study will follow patients who contract COVID-19 to learn why some die, some recover, and some are asymptomatic.
The phone app could diagnose illness sooner, preventing members of the military and civilians who are ill from returning to work or school too soon.
Researchers are investigating whether hydroxychloroquine, a commonly used anti-malarial and autoimmune-disease treatment, can prevent COVID-19.
Instead of trying to create a new drug, some scientists are looking to see if there are any drugs available today that can fight the coronavirus.
A huge proportion of medical research is funded by industry even though studies show company-sponsored studies tend to overstate benefits, playdown harms.
Not all research is good. Not all headlines reflect what a study found. So how can you tell if a story about news about medical research is bogus or legit?
Neuroscientists have created interactive maps that can predict where different categories of words activate the brain
In 2004, Californians voted to shell out billions in taxpayer money to fund stem cell research. But 15 years later, some are asking ‘Where are the cures?”
Human-animal hybrids are coming and could be used to grow organs for transplant. What does it mean? A philosopher weighs in
“We hope to attract the best and brightest in the world to the institute to work on what we believe is going to be a protein-design revolution.”
The researcher making these claims has a considerable financial stake in his claims being proven correct.
How can doctors work out what treatments actually work? Here’s where a type of study called a clinical trial is useful.